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Profile of Professor Akaehomen O. Akii Ibhadode

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Professor Akaehomen O. Akii Ibhadode, the third substantive Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun was appointed by the Council of the University at its 29th...

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Plateau Nurses, Midwives threaten strike over protection equipment

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Nurses and Midwives in Plateau on Saturday threatened to withdraw their services from the fight against the spread of COVID-19 due to the alleged non-provision of Personal Protection...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari directs Army to support Police action against bandits in troubled areas

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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Army to join the Police in flushing out bandits from forests around the country, particularly in areas that witnessed recent attacks. Malam Garba Shehu,...

Fri Apr 3rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 cases hit 174 despite 50 measures by presidency

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Fumigation of Langtang North Local Government Area of Plateau State by the Chairman, Mr. Laven Ubandoma to prevent COVID-19 in the council…yesterday. PHOTO: NAN • 4,655 exposed...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

2023: COVID-19 pauses jostling, permutations as battle for survival sets in

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Kindly Share This Story: By Clifford Ndujihe, Politics Editor UNTIL three weeks ago, the Nigerian political firmament was astir and abuzz with activities. The ruling All Progressives Congress,...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria reduces petrol price to N123

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The Nigerian Government has reduced the price of petrol from N125 per litre to N123.5. “Motor Spirit pump price hereby announces guiding PMS pump price of N123.50 per litre,”...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

Bauchi governor’s aide tests negative to COVID-19

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The Plateau Government has said that the result of the preliminary test carried out on Hassan Sale, aide to Bauchi State Governor, who resides in Jos, tested negative. Gov. Simon Lalong stated...

Mon Mar 30th, 2020     Read More →

Borno screens passengers to contain COVID-19

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Borno State Government on Sunday began screening of travellers coming into the state through the landed borders as part of measures to prevent the spread of Coronavirus pandemic in the state. News...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

Plateau records suspected case of COVID-19

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A suspected case of Coronavirus has been recorded in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau, Commissioner for Health, Dr Nimkong Ndam said. In an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

Churches defy government order on large gatherings in Jos

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At least two churches in Jos, Plateau State capital, held services on Sunday in clear defiance of government order prohibiting religious and social gatherings of more than 50 persons. Our...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

Lalong is not under self-isolation

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Plateau Borders Closed To Vehicles From 6.00pm To 7am Secretary to Plateau State Government, Prof. Danladi Abok Atu, yesterday, denied that Governor Simon Bako Lalong was under self- isolation....

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

How farmers can survive Covid-19 pandemic

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With the ravaging Covid-19 pandemic, the country is gradually heading towards a lockdown, as markets, farmers’ marts and superstores are gradually closing operations. Customers’...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

Death toll from Lassa fever outbreak hits 193

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Chikwe Ihekweazu The death toll from the Lassa fean outbreak of Lassa fever has risen to 173, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC said that this represents a Case...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: INEC postpones 4 senatorial by-elections

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the conduct of four senatorial by-elections indefinitely as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. The commission disclosed this...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

We’re safer in camp, corps members declare

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Corps members who have been deployed to their Places of Primary Assignment (PPAs) have expressed dissatisfaction over the suspension of camp activities, insisting that they will be safer in...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →